The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for MVC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MVC over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 12 4 3
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1  
Contract jobs citing MVC 1 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bolton 2.44% 18.75% 18.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 20.00% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £300 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £340
% change year-on-year +1.44% +1.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +22.85% -  

MVC is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bolton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 26 15 17
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 63.41% 93.75% 62.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 12
Median daily rate £390 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £179 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £10.50 £40.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -73.75% +300.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton citing MVC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for MVC in Bolton

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MVC in Bolton.

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in Bolton

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MVC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bolton region with a requirement for MVC.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) XSL
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) RAD
3 1 (33.33%) DSDM
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) EPiServer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# WCF Developer
3 1 (33.33%) WCF Developer
3 1 (33.33%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) XSL
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) DSDM
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) RAD
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL